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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #6076 - עֹפֶל
1) hill, mound, fort, stronghold, Ophel
2) tumour, hemorrhoid
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
(1) a hill, an acclivity, Isaiah 32:14; Micah 4:8 with the art. הָעֹפֶל [Ophel], pr.n. of a hill to the east of mount Zion, which was surrounded and fortified by a separate wall, 2 Kings 5:24 [this refers to some other place], 2 Chronicles 27:3, 33:14 Nehemiah 3:27, 11:21 compare Jos. Bell. Jud., vi. 6, § 3.
(2) a tumour, plur. עפלים (read עֳפָלִים) Deuteronomy 28:27; 1 Samuel 5:6. seqq. כתיב, used of tumours on the anus. (Arab. عفَلُ tumor in ano virorum, vel in pudendis mulierum, see Schrœderi Origg. Hebr., cap. iv. p. 54, 55. H. Alb. Schultens ad Meidanii Prov., p. 23). In קרי there is instead טְחֹורִים, which see.
the Week of Proper 14 / Ordinary 19